Cup and saucer

Object Number: 
1961.221ab
Date: 
1815-1842
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
cup: 2 1/8 x 3 1/2 in. ( 5.4 x 8.9 cm ) saucer: 1 1/8 x 5 3/8 in. ( 2.9 x 13.7 cm )
Description: 
Pearlware cup and saucer decorated with blue and white transfer printed images of the Boston State House, people, sheep, cows, and the commons surrounded by a floral border, and the cup has a reclining cow in the interior center.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Dr. Arthur H. Merritt
Provenance: 
The Dr. Arthur H. Merritt Collection of Anglo-American Historical Staffordshire
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group